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  1. Close VS UserVoice

    Close Visual Studio UserVoice as it is a de facto place to let VS users enter requests of which 99% will be ignored.

    Cherry picking 1 or 2 UserVoice suggestions every VS version and leaving the rest untended is a disservice.

    Review and close out suggestions as 'not be be implemented' every 3 months as part of a regular UserVoice cleanup.

    Don't leave questions with MS 'under review' status for 2+ years.

    Either a suggested feature will be implemented or not.

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      0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • do not open files when IDE is shutting down

      While VS is closing the it says sometimes Opening file?
      Why to open file while it is shutting down
      Do not open files just shut down

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        0 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Save the Test Explorer Search text

        When you close visual studio the current filter on the test explorer is not saved anywhere but discarded. It would be very useful to me if visual studio would save this setting and re-apply ti when the solution was reopened.

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          0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Within Visual Studio, show the test results for a User Story in the Test Cases tab (as opposed to test case design status).

          Within Visual Studio, show the test results for a User Story in the Test Cases tab (as opposed to test case design status).

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            0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Process Guidance Icon in VS2017

            Hello, I have a team project setup with a SharePoint site and process guidance for the CMMI template. In VS2015, the process guidance icon is visible while creating or editing a work item. But, in VS2017 the process guidance icon is not there. Can anyone tell me where the process guidance icon is in VS2017?

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              1 comment  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • chinese became the wrong date

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                0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Make smart installer reuse/share dependencies from VS2015

                Installing Visual Studio 2017 RC I considered reinstalling all my mobile tools like the Android SDK/NDK quite redundant. And given the space requirements of solely these packages I unchecked these options. Not knowing this would break (uninstall) all these third party dependencies from VS2015 in the process. Installing this amount of files twice also feel unnecessarily redundant. I would be great if the installer reuses what is already there and detects that. Now it totally was not clear what the implication are and if it would install twice or not.

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                  0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • I have spend days looking for an update option for this plattform and still cant find it. That should tell you something about its design.

                  There needs to be a clear path to finding the update option on this platform, particularly after it tells you that it needs to be updated.
                  Spending hours on end to find this link is just not on.

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                    0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • How about supporting renaming variable in the scope of an function?

                    The current renaming command (CTRL+R, CTRL+R) only support scopes of current project and current solution.
                    How about supporting renaming variable in the scope of a function?

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                      0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Allow users to edit the name displayed in the MRU list

                      When a solution is branched, the name of the solution does not change. The MRU list will have 2 entries with the same solution name. One is from the trunk and 1 is from the branch.
                      I would like to edit the displayed name of the solution in the MRU list so I can visually tell the difference without hovering over it. Currently, I manually edit the registry to do this.

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                        0 comments  ·  Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                          0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Allow #region and #ifdef to be included in the indentation.

                          When I create a #region block in C#, I want it's contents to be indented one level deeper than the #region declaration. This is like the indentation inside C# braces. But the current IDE is constantly unindenting my code.

                          I assume those using VB, C++, and other languages supporting #region and #ifdef could use such a feature.

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                            0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Allow ClickOnce to work with deployment paths that includes ampersands

                            See following (old) article on known issue with ampersands in deployment paths.

                            https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/gauravb/2008/12/02/clickonce-application-does-not-install-when-the-deployment-path-includes-ampersands/

                            For compainies with ampersands in their name this is an incovenience we've always worked around.

                            Requesting ClickOnce to work with deployment paths that includes ampersands.

                            Regards

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                              0 comments  ·  UWP / WPF / XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • When selecting a time range in diagnostic tools, also filter console output for this timerange.

                              When selecting a time range in diagnostic tools, also filter console output for this timerange for easyer diagnostic using own outputs.

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                                0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Snippet improvements

                                It would very nice to be able to edit snippets from the snippet manager. I would also like to have a snippet toolbox or shortcut key option.

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                                  0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Show Keyboard shortcuts in window titles.

                                  For windows that have a keyboard shortcut to switch to, show the keyboard toggle keyboard shortcut after the name. ie "Error List (ctrl+W,E)"

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                                    0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                      0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Draggin installer window to second monitor

                                      Draggin installer window to second monitor - by the top 20px works fine (yeah window title bar) but points below does not - but there's no border between title bar and the rest of the window.

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                                        0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • sizin ben ananızı sikiym bi işi düzgün yapın amk çocukları yaa

                                        1 tane ürününüz de tatmin sağlasın, öyle para isteyin yavşaklar sürüsü

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                                          0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Just install 15.3..........wow so fast to open. Nice work.........Thanks VS2017 team

                                          Just install 15.3..........wow so fast to open. Nice work.........Thanks VS2017 team

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                                            0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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